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PCI to Lead Efforts to Increase Early Prenatal Care across U.S.-Mexico Border States

Federally-funded collaborative will convene stakeholders from Arizona, California, New Mexico, and Texas   SAN DIEGO—Project Concern International (PCI) is pleased to announce the expansion of its U.S. and Border programming, thanks to a new three-year award from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Health Resources and Services Administration’s Maternal and Child Health [...]

By | 2017-10-30T13:42:15+00:00 October 30th, 2017|Media Releases|

Meet India’s Gatekeepers

A gate stands in a small village in Uttar Pradesh, India, as a symbol of the country’s hard-fought but successful defense against a crippling disease. Construction was completed in 2014, when the World Health Organization declared India “polio-free.” Project Concern International (PCI) played an important role in this success through the CORE Group Polio Project [...]

PCI Receives Vital Funding to Expand School Feeding Program in Nicaragua

SAN DIEGO—In honor of World Food Day, Project Concern International (PCI) is pleased to announce the expansion of its McGovern-Dole International Food for Education Program in Nicaragua. Thanks to a new award from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), the global nonprofit will be able to provide 77,500 schoolchildren with daily school meals. These students attend [...]

UC San Diego, PCI Partner to Curb Human Trafficking

SAN DIEGO—The University of California San Diego signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Project Concern International (PCI) yesterday to jointly advance anti-human trafficking efforts in San Diego County. The MoU was signed by UC San Diego Chancellor Pradeep Khosla and PCI’s President & CEO Carrie Hessler-Radelet following “No More, No More,” a human trafficking awareness [...]

By | 2017-10-12T14:34:31+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Media Releases|

AfriScout App Debuts in Washington, DC

Project Concern International’s AfriScout mobile application is among 100 development innovations under one roof today as part of Global Innovation Week (GIW) in Washington, D.C. The inaugural event—hosted by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)—is an opportunity for leading innovators, industry experts, researchers and scientists to showcase the latest thinking around innovation in government, [...]

By | 2017-10-25T14:12:25+00:00 September 29th, 2017|Climate Change Adaptation, Hardship, Kenya|